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IT company IBM (NYSE:IBM) revealed today that it has agreed to acquire Emptoris Inc, a provider of cloud and on-premise analytics software for spend, supplier and contract management.
Avnet Inc (NYSE:AVT), a distributor of electronic components and computer products, said on Monday that it has agreed to acquire substantially all the assets of Nexicore Services LLC and its parent company Hartford Computer Group Inc.
IT research and advisory company Gartner Inc (NYSE:IT) has agreed to purchase ValueAct Capital Partners’ remaining holdings in Gartner common stock, the company said today.
Canadian communications and media company Rogers Communications Inc (TSX:RCI.A) (NYSE:RCI) said today that it has entered into an agreement to invest in Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment (MLSE), a Canadian sports and entertainment group.
IBM (NYSE:IBM) announced on Thursday new analytics software and services designed to help companies understand and more effectively use intellectual property, scientific literature and molecular data.
IT and network technologies provider NEC Corporation (TSE:6701) announced on Wednesday that communications company Telefonica has launched APLICATECA cloud services in Argentina, using NEC’s cloud platform.
Vordel, a provider of gateways for SOA and cloud computing, said today that it has formed a partnership with software security consulting firm Cigital.